Wall and Epstein Named to GPBOR Executive Board

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - September 25, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Residential Properties Ltd. Sales Associates Chris Wall and Rich Epstein were both appointed to executive positions with the Greater Providence Board of Realtors (GPBOR) during the group’s 107th Annual Membership Meeting this past Wednesday at the Squantum Association in East Providence.


Charlestown, RI - September 23, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty, a luxury real estate firm based in Charlestown, RI recently participated in an orientation conference held for companies that have recently joined the Sotheby’s International Realty® network of residential real estate brokerages

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Participates in Significant Sale in Watch Hill

Charlestown, RI - August 20, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty is pleased to announce their participation in the sale of 18-20 Plimpton Road, Watch Hill, Rhode Island. The property, consisting of two classic, shingled homes in the Village of Watch Hill recently sold for $4,150,000. Claudia Philbrick and Judy Chace represented the buyers. In the past thirty days alone, Mott and Chace Sotheby’s International Realty has been involved in three sales over $4,000,000.

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces second highest sale in Charlestown, Rhode Island

Charlestown, RI - August 2, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Ray Mott of Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty is pleased to announce the sale...

R.I. Property Management Company Fined for Failing to Notify Tenants about Lead Paint Hazards...

Boston, MA - July 11, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Private Reserve Properties, LLC, a Rhode Island property management company, will pay a penalty of $21,857, and perform an additional project valued at $210,000 to settle EPA allegations that it violated federal lead disclosure laws

Custom IDX solution brings easy-to-use online home search to Rhode Island website of Elise...

EUGENE, OR - May 21, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- With thousands of properties being updated every day, real estate professional Elise Vetri of Keller Williams Realty No. RI has integrated the revolutionary IDX Broker software onto her website, in an effort to simplify the online real estate search in Rhode Island. She can now seamlessly display thousands of Rhode Island MLS (RIMLS) listings online, creating a comprehensive database of property listings for buyers to search through. IDX Broker has forever changed the way Rhode Island buyers experience an online real estate solution

Soares Earns Paul Harris Fellowship for “Service Above Self”

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - April 30, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Residential Properties Ltd. Sales Associate, Sandy Soares was awarded the Paul Harris Fellowship by The Rotary Club of Cumberland-Lincoln during a ceremony held at Twin River Event Center this past Sunday.

AG Kilmartin Reminds Consumers: Be Cautious When Door-to-Door Contractors Offer Deals Too Good to...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 19, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Whether it is roof repairs, painting, yard work, chimney repair, paving or other home repair projects, spring is here and many homeowners are tackling these projects now that the weather has started to warm up. But, before you agree to have any work done on your property, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is warning consumers to use caution when approached by contractors offering low-cost services or free inspections.

Rhode Island Housing’s Margy Thurber Recognized by Kent Washington Association of REALTORS®

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - April 17, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Margy Thurber, sales manager for Rhode Island Housing, has been honored with two awards from the Kent Washington Association of Realtors. Both awards were presented to Thurber at the REALTORS® Choice Annual Recognition Night at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick on March 28.

Ribbon cutting for new WARM homes and center celebrates revitalization in Westerly

Westerly - April 16, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Town Manager Steven Hartford joined the WARM Center, Rhode Island Housing, HUD, Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH) and the Corporation for Supportive Housing on Friday to celebrate the completion of a $2.24 million revitalization effort in Westerly.

Barnacle Honored Among REALTOR® Magazine’s “30 under

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - April 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Residential Properties Ltd. Sales Manager, Ian Barnacle has been announced as a member of REALTOR® Magazine's "30 under 30" Class of 2013. As a result, Barnacle will be featured in the upcoming May/June 2013 issue of the magazine

Emdalar: Where Childhood Dreams Meet Adult Aspirations

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - March 19, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- As children, many of us dream of living in a castle, complete with stone walls, verandas, sprawling halls, and rounded turrets topped with conical roofs. However, somewhere along the line, our mindsets shift, and by the time we are actually in a position to buy a home, our priorities have changed. As adults we desire a home which presents a terrific investment opportunity in an ideal location, a place with strong structure and great bones, providing a wealth of possibilities to make it our own

Ribbon cutting for 83 new homes celebrates major neighborhood revitalization in Providence’s West End

Providence, RI - March 11, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Governor Lincoln Chafee, U.S. Senator Jack Reed and U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse joined Omni Development Corporation, WinnDevelopment, Rhode Island Housing and other community partners including HUD, R.I.’s Housing Resources Commission, Rhode Island LISC and Bank of America Merrill Lynch today to celebrate the opening of a major revitalization effort on the sites of previously distressed and foreclosed properties in Providence’s West End

Harold Panciera uses iPhone-enabled IDX Broker software to stay ahead of the real estate...

EUGENE, OR - February 25, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. has forever changed the way Narragansett, Rhode Island home seekers find their dream home, by supplying broker Harold Panciera with a customizable IDX solution for his Panciera real estate website. The IDX Broker software integrated onto Panciera’s website extracts raw listing data directly from the Rhode Island MLS (RIMLS) and displays it directly onto his search page.

DEM Announces That US District Court Has Approved the State’s Offer to Purchase Rocky...

PROVIDENCE - February 14, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island has just approved the State's offer to purchase the remaining land at Rocky Point in Warwick for the development of a future State Park. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), as Receiver for Moneta Capital, presented the State's offer to purchase the 82-acre property for $9.65 million to the federal District Court for final approval at a hearing held this afternoon in Providence


Rhode Island Treasury Reunited 8,860 People with $11.7 Million in Unclaimed...

The Office of Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner reunited 8,860 people with $11.7 million in unclaimed property in the fiscal year that ended on June 30


Langevin, Whitehouse Highlight Bill to Invest $170 Million in Fixing RI...

Congressman Jim Langevin and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse today joined with state, town, and labor officials by the Factory Bridge in West Warwick to call on Congress to pass the Strengthen and Fortify Existing (SAFE) Bridges Act. The SAFE Bridges Act was introduced in the Senate by Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Whitehouse, and others last month and will be introduced in the House this week by Langevin. The bill would deliver up to $170 million to repair Rhode Island’s deficient and crumbling bridges and create construction jobs